Issues Pages: World

Columnists
A portrait of Cuban revolutionary Che Guevara in Havana's Plaza de la Revolución. Image: Franck Vervial/Flickr
Rick Salutin | "Haiti has become a baseball thrown between foreign diplomats" is a good choice of metaphor. Imperialism is the U.S. national pastime.
Blog
F35s. Image: Wikimedia Commons
Brent Patterson | Challenging next year's decision to commit spending $76.8 billion on new warplanes includes understanding the business logic of NATO.
Blog
Image: Eduardo Sogamoso/Twitter
Brent Patterson | Questions persist about the role of Canadian-built light armoured vehicles in human rights violations abroad.
News
A colourful street in Cuba. Image: Doug88888/Flickr
Ish Theilheimer | As he continues to use Trump's tactics to push Cuba toward asphyxiation, what is Biden's endgame?
Columnists
Justice for Berta Cáceres. Image: Daniel Cima/CIDH/Flickr
Amy Goodman, Denis Moynihan | Finally, on Monday, the Honduran Supreme Court, in a unanimous decision, found Roberto David Castillo guilty of ordering the 2016 murder of Berta Cáceres.
News
Assassinated Haitian President Jovenel Moïse. Image: Karla Sepúlveda/ Presidencia República Dominicana​/Flickr
Yves Engler | Jovenel Moïse was a violent and corrupt tyrant. While his passing may not elicit much sympathy, the Haitian president's assassination should not be celebrated.
Blog
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Brent Patterson | Where does Canada stand on a Q'eqchi' community seeking its land back from a Guatemalan military base where 90 Indigenous children were found in unmarked graves?
Podcast
Image: Dr. Vandana Shiva. Used with Permission
Victoria Fenner, Resh Budhu | Ep. 6 of the Courage My Friends podcast concludes with Dr. Vandana Shiva, internationally renowned eco-feminist, scientist and author.
Blog
HMS Defender, in one piece, as it still is, thank goodness. Image: Hammersfan/Creative Commons.
David J. Climenhaga | Not much good can come from post-imperial naval misadventures -- but some ideas are definitely worse than others.
Blog
Climate change protest. Image: John Englart/Flickr.
David Suzuki | Let's hope G7 members and all world leaders start to adopt rather than co-opt the environmental movement's language and take the commitment to "build back better" seriously.
Columnists
Public health initiative in rural Karnataka, India. Image credit: Trinity Care Foundation/Flickr
Amy Goodman, Denis Moynihan | The gap between the rich and the poor is the result of vaccine apartheid. While this inequity persists, none of us will truly be safe.
Columnists
Justin Trudeau at the NATO summit in Brussels this month. Image credit: The Office of the Prime Minister
Duncan Cameron | Originally conceived to block Soviet expansionism, the dissolution of the Soviet Union meant the collective security alliance was obsolete. Yet, the U.S. claims international security relies on it.